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Wallflower

Stock that has fallen out of favor with investors; stock that tends to have a low P/E (price-to-earnings ratio).

Orphan Stock

A stock that is not often tracked by analysts. This may be because it is not very well known or because it belongs to an industry that is generally performing poorly. As a result these stocks have low demand and often a low price. Some value investors recommend buying orphan stocks because they could be undervalued. However, because demand is low, orphan stocks have low trading volume and a small change in demand may result in volatility in price. An orphan stock is also called a wallflower.

wallflower

An out-of-favor security, company, or industry.
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Please send cheques and postal orders made payable to Mr Fothergill's to People Erysimum Offer, Mr Fothergill's, Rookery Farm, Holbeach St Johns, Spalding, PE12 8SG and clearly state your name and address.
We studied four montane populations of Erysimum capitatum for two growing seasons to determine whether a more detailed study of local selection was warranted and to answer the following questions: Is there differentiation in phenotype among populations?
QI saw some wonderful plants which I thought were wallflower but was told they were Erysimum.
Farplants is introducing a new erysimum called Warbatons Fragrant Sunshine with orange-scented flowers.
TOH Erysimum, the second leg of your Killarney double on Wednesday, has shown good improvement through the season and is now a three-time winner.
Elsewhere, course and distance winner in May, Erysimum made all to land the listed Vincent O'Brien Ruby Stakes in thrilling, blanketfinish in Killarney yesterday.
polytrichus 1, Erysimum cuspidatum 1, Euphorbia petrophila 1, Festuca callieri 1, Filipendula vulgaris 1, Galium album 1, Koeleria macrantha 1, Linum tenuifolium 1, Pedicularis sibthorpii 1, Pulsatilla halleri subsp.
At the front of the border you could have dwarf lavender, Sedum spectabile, lamb's ears and ornamental grass such as stipa tenuissima, while middle-sized drought-resistant plants include Echinacea purpurea 'Magnus', Erysimum 'Bowles's Mauve' (wallflower), Russian sage and Nepeta 'Six Hills Giant' (catmint).
The species from genus Sterigmostemum, Alyssum, Scorzonera, Erysimum, Eremurus, Sonchus, and Lappula are common here.
Examples include Persicaria (Knotweed) Cytisus (Pineapple broom) Calluna (heather) Lonicera (Honeysuckle) Trifolium (Clover) Cardamine (Cuckoo flower) Erysimum (Wallflower) Helianthemum (Rock rose), Festuca (Blue fescue) Sorbus (Mountain ash) Malus (Crab apple) and hundreds more.
Wallflowers - or Erysimum to give them their Sunday name - provide a glorious splash of colour and a heady perfume.